Ronnie O’Sullivan won 2011 PTC at SWSA
The South West Snooker Academy in Gloucester, a World Snooker Centre of excellence, has been selected to stage all four UK Players Tour Championship events next season.
Amateur and professional players from anywhere in the world are eligible to compete in the PTC series.
Entry and information packs will be available in the coming weeks.
The dates for the UK events at the South West Snooker Academy are: Continue reading
Terry Griffiths, Director of Coaching at South West Snooker Academy has been visiting schools in the Gloucestershire area recently.
The latest was a visit to Severn Vale School in Quedgeley, where the 1979 World Champion addressed a packed room of over 500 pupils. Continue reading
Rob Milkins, Gloucester favourite
Gloucester’s Robert Milkins, based at the South West Snooker Academy in Quedgeley, will be jetting off to Hainan in China this weekend to compete in the 2012 Haikou World Open Snooker.
Milkins booked his trip courtesy of wins over Sam Craigie and a 5-0 trouncing of Welshman Ryan Day. Continue reading
Terry Griffiths, Paul Mount, Richard Graham MP, and Jason Ferguson WPBSA Chairman
In a launch attended by Gloucester MP Richard Graham and other civic and business dignatories, Jason Ferguson, Chairman of the WPBSA announced that South West Snooker Academy has been selected to be an elite World Snooker Centre of Excellence.
Ferguson said: “The new programme will create Centres of Excellence all over the world. Continue reading